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  1. YamahaYSH-411 Series Brass BBb Sousaphone YamahaYSH-411 Series Brass BBb Sousaphone
    Yamaha YSH-411 Series Brass BBb Sousaphone

    The full brass sousaphone for those who prefer the better sound quality of a brass instrument and don't worry...

    Starting at $6,640.99
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    $12,640.00 (save 37%)
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    $6,363.99
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  2. BessonBE994 BBb Tuba BessonBE994 BBb Tuba
    Besson BE994 BBb Tuba

    Starting at $11,347.00
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    $18,603.00 (save 39%)
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  3. YorkYBB-3094-1 Preference BBb Tuba YorkYBB-3094-1 Preference BBb Tuba
    York YBB-3094-1 Preference BBb Tuba

    The York YO-BB3094 Preference Series Professional BBb Compensating Tuba offers an outstanding brass band...

    $8,209.00
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    $16,440.00 (save 50%)
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  4. Tama by KanstulKTB54 Series 3-Valve 5/4 Marching BBb Tuba Tama by KanstulKTB54 Series 3-Valve 5/4 Marching BBb Tuba
    Starting at $6,370.00
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    $9,800.00 (save 26%)
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  1. Tama by KanstulKTB544V Series 4-Valve 5/4 Marching BBb Tuba Tama by KanstulKTB544V Series 4-Valve 5/4 Marching BBb Tuba
    Starting at $8,260.00
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    $12,600.00 (save 26%)
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  2. B&S3100/W Series 6-Valve F Tuba B&S3100/W Series 6-Valve F Tuba
    Starting at $9,148.00
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    $16,905.00 (save 40%)
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  3. King2350 Series Brass BBb Sousaphone King2350 Series Brass BBb Sousaphone
    King 2350 Series Brass BBb Sousaphone

    Legend, wonderful tone sousaphone with projection & volume. Builtwith oversized braces and extra large brass...

    Starting at $5,689.00
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    $9,955.00 (save 31%)
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    $5,775.20
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  4. Jupiter384 Series Convertible 3-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Jupiter384 Series Convertible 3-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Jupiter 384 Series Convertible 3-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba

    The Jupiter 384L / 384S Convertible BBb Tuba is a left shoulder convertible concert and marching tuba perfect...

    Starting at $4,406.00
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    $5,620.00 (save 22%)
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  1. AmatiABB 223 Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba AmatiABB 223 Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $1,699.00
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  2. Meinl Weston195/5P Fafner Series 5-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba Meinl Weston195/5P Fafner Series 5-Valve 5/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $12,268.00
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    $20,186.00 (save 39%)
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  3. YamahaYBB-105MWC Series 3-Valve 3/4 Convertible BBb Tuba YamahaYBB-105MWC Series 3-Valve 3/4 Convertible BBb Tuba
    Starting at $5,412.99
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    $8,510.00 (save 30%)
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  4. B&S4097 Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba B&S4097 Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba
    Starting at $9,078.00
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    $15,130.00 (save 40%)
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  1. CervenyCFB 653-5PX 3/4 Size 5 Valve F Tuba CervenyCFB 653-5PX 3/4 Size 5 Valve F Tuba
    $4,709.00
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    $7,392.00 (save 36%)
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  2. Miraphone187 Series 4 Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba Miraphone187 Series 4 Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Miraphone 187 Series 4 Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba

    The Miraphone 187 4 Rotary Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba is an exceptional horn for ensemble work. The 187 features a...

    $8,539.00
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    $15,639.00 (save 45%)
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  3. King1135W Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba King1135W Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba
    King 1135W Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba

    Students come in all shapes and sizes and tuba players are no exception. Each of those tuba players should be...

    $4,449.00
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    $6,455.00 (save 31%)
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    Jupiter378 Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba Jupiter378 Series 3-Valve 3/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $2,721.00
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  1. BessonBE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign Compensating EEb Tuba BessonBE982-1-0 / BE982-2-0 Sovereign Compensating EEb Tuba
    Starting at $10,183.00
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    $17,091.00 (save 39%)
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  2. Miraphone188-5U Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba Miraphone188-5U Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba
    Miraphone 188-5U Series 5-Valve 4/4 CC Tuba

    This tuba has been one of the favorite of bands, orchestras and individuals for over 50 years. This is like...

    $9,469.00
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    $17,289.00 (save 45%)
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  3. B&S5100/W Series 6-Valve F Tuba B&S5100/W Series 6-Valve F Tuba
    Starting at $9,311.00
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    $15,519.00 (save 40%)
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  4. YamahaYBB-321WC Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba YamahaYBB-321WC Series 4-Valve 4/4 BBb Tuba
    Starting at $6,659.99
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    $10,162.00 (save 30%)
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Like many contemporary brass instruments, the tuba's roots can be traced back to legendary 19th-century craftsman Adolphe Sax. The original instrument is known today as a Wagner tuba, because it was first pitched to the composer Richard Wagner, who adopted it into his orchestra in 1853 and gave the tuba its foothold in the music world. Since then, the tuba has been refined over the decades into its modern form and is now a vital instrument for brass and marching bands, orchestras and more. The four keys of tuba are BBb, CC, EEb and F. Your band or orchestra will usually determine which key instrument you need, with BBb used for marching bands and CC for orchestral play as a rule of thumb. If you have a small frame, a smaller tuba that needs a lower volume of air may be better suited to you physically than a larger model. A tuba's layout affects not only how it looks and feels, but also the way it is played. The most important difference you'll find is the compensating design of some tubas, which uses added tubing to tune the lower register. Tubas without this feature sometimes use an extra valve instead. The best choice for you comes down to your own skills and experience. Another thing to consider in a tuba is the material. While each instrument is different, some general rules apply. The base of the tuba is either yellow or gold brass, with the gold brass containing more copper and resulting in an instrument that's slightly darker in both color and tone. A tuba may also have a silver-plated or lacquer finish, of which silver-plate tubas tend to be brighter-sounding. Apart from the tuba, you will also find here its cousin, the sousaphone. Named for the composer and bandleader who popularized it, John Philip Sousa, this instrument is played most often in marching bands. Because of this, many sousaphones are made with fiberglass bells for a lighter weight and easier carry. In a concert setting, full brass sousaphones are preferred for their acoustic properties. You can also find hybrid models with a fiberglass body and brass bell to give you a balance between weight and sound. Whether you're looking at tubas or sousaphones, there are a lot to choose from. To narrow down your options, start by making a list of the exact features you want—this will let you rule some out right away. Once you've pared down the selection, choosing your new tuba or sousaphone is a much easier task.

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